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There is Joy Still
Faith / Medical

There is Joy Still

I just reread a post I wrote two years ago, shortly after receiving my ALS diagnosis. Sometimes it’s hard to see my disease progression because it’s fairly slow. But in the past 24 months, I have lost the ability to do standing transfers, write, type, to dress, bathe or feed myself, to speak clearly on … Continue reading

G Tube Adventure: Healing
Medical

G Tube Adventure: Healing

The first couple of days were rough, but healing has progressed rapidly since then. This week, we returned to the hospital for “button” removal (three stitches.) The G tube site is healing well and each day I feel less discomfort. Our Home Health nurse has checked on me several times, providing wound care instruction along … Continue reading